How to Create the Ultimate Affiliate Marketing Tool Kit for Your Affiliates

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Today we’re going to talk about how to create the ultimate tool kit for your affiliates. The tool kit we describe today will be in the form of a PDF info packet. This tool kit, or info packet, will contain information to help your affiliates write better content promoting your products. Below we’ve highlighted the Read More …

What is TM+ Bidding and What are the Benefits?

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A trademark (TM) term, generally, consists of an advertiser’s brand name. “Trademark plus” (TM+), on the other hand, includes the use of an advertiser’s brand name plus another keyword. For example: brand name + coupon, brand name + review, brand name vs competitor, and so on. Typically, when an affiliate requests trademark bidding rights from Read More …

How to Use SEMrush for Affiliate Marketing

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As I was preparing for my twelfth Affiliate Summit speaking appearance, looking into the various tools that affiliate managers may use to streamline their daily activities, I took a dive into SEMrush. Some of the things I discovered pleasantly surprised me by their applicability to various affiliate marketing contexts. However, I was able to cover only Read More …

Commission Junction Introduces New Affiliate Tool: Product Widgets

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Commission Junction affiliates will now notice a new tab in their “Account Manager” interface — one devoted to “Widgets.” Amazon has had these forever. Some other affiliate networks have been offering similar tools for a while too (e.g.: ShareASale’s Make-a-Page tool), and now Commission Junction is enabling affiliates with a possibility to create their own Read More …

7 Affiliate Coupon Feed Solutions to Automate Integration

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Every major affiliate network offers coupon feeds. Here are just a few examples: Commission Junction has a Coupon-Only Offers RSS Feed Google Affiliate Network has its Orange Links LinkShare’s LinkLocator is an equivalent API solution LinkConnector’s Coupon/Promotions Feed ShareASale  offers a Deals Database Feed AvantLink has its Dynamic Coupon Feed And you do not need Read More …

SearchReviews Launches Innovative Affiliate Tool for Consumer Reviews

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Enhancing conversion with consumer reviews isn’t a new idea. It always works, even to the point of negative reviews having a positive effect on sales. Empowering affiliates to quickly put reviews (thematically-sorted across different merchants) to good use, and doing this in a manner than helps merchants monitor affiliate compliance with the FTC’s rules on Read More …

Top 20 Affiliate Marketing Bloggers to Watch in 2011

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There is no lack of interesting folks to follow in the affiliate marketing blogosphere (how can one not love a word like this …one bearing a connotation of intertwining that exists between blogs, especially when we’re talking an industry as close-knit as ours?). However, since it constantly develops and changes, I thought it would be Read More …

RSS Feeds – Different Level of Customer Engagement & Ownership

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If you’re a frequent reader of my blog, you know that I’m constantly on the lookout for new and unique technologies in affiliate marketing. It hit me the other day that there is an unparalleled technology used by AvantLink that I haven’t really heard much about even though it has been around for 5 years Read More …